Practice Areas

Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense The attorneys at Beuke & Beuke focus their practice on criminal defense litigation in both federal and state courts. Being charged with a crime can put everything in your life at risk. That’s why our philosophy incorporates a thorough underst… Read More
Attorneys: Rick Beuke, Peter Beuke
Personal Injury

Personal Injury

Personal Injury When you or a loved one is injured by someone else’s negligence or recklessness, a lawsuit is the last thing on your mind. Your priority is simple to understand, and difficult to achieve: getting your life back to normal. Under these circumstances,… Read More
Attorneys: Rick Beuke, Peter Beuke

Criminal Defense Practice Areas


Murder/Homicide

Murder/Homicide

Murder/Homicide Homicide crimes are the most serious of all crimes, and include murder and manslaughter. Because these crimes are so serious, penalties are equally serious. A person convicted of murder in Illinois is facing imprisonment for years, possibly for life.… Read More
Drug Offenses

Drug Offenses

Drug Offenses Drug offenses are among the most commonly charged in Illinois. Police and prosecutors aggressively pursue convictions, regardless of the amount of drugs involved. In Illinois and under federal law, drug convictions follow strict sentencing guidelines… Read More
White Collar Crimes

White Collar Crimes

White Collar Crimes White collar crimes like fraud and embezzlement involve deceit and concealment, usually for some financial benefit. While white collar crimes do not involve physical violence, these crimes are still treated very seriously under both Illinois and fede… Read More
Burglary, Robbery and Theft

Burglary, Robbery and Theft

Burglary, Robbery and Theft Burglary, robbery, and theft are property-related crimes which may be charged together. Burglary involves illegal entry into a home, business, or other building with the intention of committing theft or another crime. Theft is essentially the intenti… Read More
Firearm Offenses

Firearm Offenses

Firearm Offenses The State of Illinois has enacted strict firearm laws with the intention of protecting the public. If you are unaware of the extent of these laws, you could find yourself in deep trouble if you carry a handgun, rifle, or other firearm. In Illinois, y… Read More
DUI

DUI

DUI Driving under the influence (DUI) in Illinois is a serious crime. It is also something that can happen to almost anyone. You may feel that you have consumed only a reasonable amount of alcohol and that you’re capable of driving, but if you̵… Read More
Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence In Illinois, prosecutors aggressively pursue convictions in domestic violence charges. Some actions clearly constitute domestic violence, but other more innocent-seeming actions, like blocking the door to prevent a partner from leaving during an argu… Read More
Sex Offenses

Sex Offenses

Sex Offenses Conviction of a sex crime in Illinois carries penalties that can have devastating impacts on the person’s life. Most sex offenses are felonies, so the the risk of prison time is real and significant. In Illinois, criminal sexual assault is non-… Read More
Traffic Violations

Traffic Violations

Traffic Violations In the Chicago area, you rely on your car to get around. If you’re convicted of certain traffic violations, your freedom to drive is jeopardized, and you will likely pay increased insurance rates as a result of your conviction. Illinois assesse… Read More
Juvenile Crimes

Juvenile Crimes

Juvenile Crimes It doesn’t seem fair that a youthful mistake could derail your entire future, but unfortunately for many juveniles convicted of crimes, that’s exactly what happens. Whether the result of an impulsive action with unforeseen results, or an… Read More
Criminal Appeals and Post-Conviction Petitions

Criminal Appeals and Post-Conviction Petitions

Criminal Appeals and Post-Conviction Petitions The Illinois criminal justice system is, unfortunately, far from perfect. Lawyers and judges can make mistakes that lead to an unfair trial or unjust result. Fortunately, Illinois does provide a way to try to correct those mistakes if you are wrongly… Read More
Record Sealing and Expungement

Record Sealing and Expungement

Record Sealing and Expungement For many people, an impulsive decision or youthful mistake results in a criminal conviction and a criminal record. Having a criminal record can cause you all kinds of problems. It can keep you from getting a job, obtaining housing, getting into colle… Read More

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